It's not because things are difficult that we dare not venture. It's because we dare not venture that they are difficult.
Quote by Seneca
The day which we fear as our last is but the birthday of eternity.
If you judge, investigate
The important thing about a problem is not its solution, but the strength we gain...
People do not care how nobly they live, only how long, despite the fact that...
Night brings our troubles to the light, rather than banishes them.
Nothing is more honorable than a grateful heart.
Anger is like those ruins which smash themselves on what they fall.
There are none more abusive to others than they that lie most open to it...
A kingdom founded on injustice never lasts.
Vice may be learnt, even without a teacher
Nothing is more dishonorable than an old man, heavy with years, who has no other...
What difference does it make how much you have? What you do not have amounts...
Four things does a reckless man gain who covets his neighbor's wife - demerit, an...
No evil propensity of the human heart is so powerful that it may not be...
Voyage, travel, and change of place impart vigor
Economy is too late at the bottom of the purse
We should every night call ourselves to an account: what infirmity have I mastered today?...
The bad fortune of the good turns their faces up to heaven; the good fortune...
Fortune does not change men; it unmasks them
Fortune his like the market, where many times, if you can stay a little, the...